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August 5, 201411:49 PM

Want Great Content? Get Better At Conducting Interviews tagged “Artist”

You see a lot of content. I see a lot of content. Here's a real scenario: an author comes out with a new business book and they do the rounds online. Sadly, what we're all subjected to, is the same... Read more

By Mitch Joel

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January 31, 2014 8:11 PM

Hacking Art Education And The Creative Experience tagged “Artist”

Is an education worth it? Is an education in art school worth it? There are many marketers that have (or are even thinking about) art education. It will not be news to anyone, that most students leave college in tremendous... Read more

By Mitch Joel


September 12, 2013 7:30 PM

If You Have Ever Been Rejected... Be Like Bono tagged “Artist”

The letter read... "Thank you for submitting your tape of 'U2' to RSO, we have listened with careful consideration, but feel it is not suitable for us at present. We wish you luck with your future career." They were kind... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 26, 2013 4:34 PM

Learning How To Jam tagged “Artist”

Let the tape roll and see what happens. One of the most important lessons that I learned from my days in the music industry (which was a long, long time ago) is that artists - true artists - don't like... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 23, 2013 8:01 AM

The Filter, The Advisor And Your Personal Advisory Board tagged “Artist”

What would Malcolm Gladwell do? One of the easiest ways to guide my professional and community life has been to find and build my own, personal, advisory board. But, here's the thing: the people who are on this highly personal... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 31, 2013 4:25 PM

On Death And Dying Brands tagged “Artist”

The new art of branding. How many painters do you know in your city or town? Not the kind with dropsheets and white overalls who will refresh your old basement bathroom with a splashy buckland blue over a long weekend,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 3, 2012 3:43 PM

The Finish Line tagged “Artist”

If I only had a few more hours... or a couple of more days... How long does a creative idea take? I was on a very long flight overseas last week and managed to watch a documentary about the rock... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 20, 2012 2:40 PM

Brands Need To Think Like Artists tagged “Artist”

It's amazing how content finds you, isn't it? Brands feel the need to impress. They do this by trying to create something grand that people will like. If it clicks, if it works, they lather, rinse and repeat. There's a... Read more

By Mitch Joel


July 4, 201210:08 PM

Independence. Forever. tagged “Artist”

Happy Fourth Of July. I have a soft spot for any day that celebrates independence. This blog is about independence. Brands (can) have independence now. It's powerful. It's big. It's not going to change. It's going to be a lot... Read more

By Mitch Joel


June 25, 2012 4:07 PM

The Creative Push tagged “Artist”

When does creativity strike? I struggle with this concept on a daily basis. An old friend of mine is a creative copywriter. I remember back when we were in university how consumed he was with great advertising creative. At the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 26, 2012 2:21 PM

Dear Seth Godin tagged “Artist”

Dear Seth, It was great to see you this week at The Art of Marketing event in Chicago. You're not only kind with the audience, but you're kind with your time and it's always a pleasure to both see you... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 13, 2012 3:04 PM

The Power Of Being Vulnerable tagged “Artist”

When you're vulnerable people connect more to whatever it is that you're doing. If we're going to talk about the work that we do as a form of art (as I believe it is - much in the same way,... Read more

By Mitch Joel


December 22, 2011 8:24 PM

The Value Of Focus tagged “Artist”

"When do you have time for all of the things that you do?" How often do you get asked this, exact, question? People who seem to be doing a lot of things often get asked this question. It is the... Read more

By Mitch Joel


August 10, 201110:10 PM

Don't Forget About Marketing tagged “Artist”

It's commonplace to hear non-Marketers give advice like "forget about marketing" to up and coming businesses. This is a big mistake. This is a stupid mistake. This is advice being given by people who don't even know and/or understand what... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 1, 201110:45 PM

A Work Of Cinematic Proportions tagged “Artist”

How often do you really (and truly) push yourself? On my flight home from the Media Bistro Socialize event in New York City yesterday, I watched an in-flight documentary on the making of the album, The Joshua Tree, by U2. I'm... Read more

By Mitch Joel


April 12, 2010 4:16 PM

How To Be Relevant tagged “Artist”

It's important for a brand to understand their new role as a Publisher. It's important for a brand to understand that nothing happens unless they are interesting. It's also important for a brand to understand that none of that matters... Read more

By Mitch Joel


March 15, 201010:06 PM

The White Canvas tagged “Artist”

We all have the same opportunities. We all have the same channels. We all have access to the same people. It's what we do with them that matters most. Like an artist, all of our collective canvases start off as... Read more

By Mitch Joel


February 11, 2010 9:12 AM

How Indispensable Are You? tagged “Artist”

The economy is still pretty sucky. Even as certain industries and sectors claw their way back to some sort of semblance of normalcy, some of your peers are still being laid off, budgets are being slashed and businesses are still... Read more

By Mitch Joel


January 5, 2010 4:12 PM

Remember: Marketing Is Art tagged “Artist”

Are you inspired to create the work that you were meant to create? Is it your art? Is Marketing art? There's a video interview at the end of this Blog post that leads me to ask this question: is what... Read more

By Mitch Joel


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